The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Tobin Hill submarket is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $2 per sqft per year. That's a 9% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the San Antonio market, the Tobin Hill region has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this depreciated region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have been made available, which means listings most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 60% of the listings in the Tobin Hill are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,320 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 2 floors. Most buildings in this market were built in 1955 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Finance and insurance are the dominant industries in this market. Commute by walking is the most popular way to get to work amongst Tobin Hill occupants. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.